The Indian Women Association is a non-profit organization located in Lafayette/West Lafayette, Indiana. IWA’s goal is to provide social, cultural, educational, and charitable activities to unify the Indian community in the Greater Lafayette area. IWA believes in improving mutual understanding and appreciation between the Indo-American community and mainstream American society. IWA is a non-political, non-religious, and non-sectarian organization that is willing to participate with other humanitarian organizations in the area in order to provide community service. To demonstrate this broad mission, membership is encouraged and open to all women who live in the area and who wish to promote community spirit and Indian cultural values. To achieve our mission, we work hard to Connect with people and organizations who share our philosophy, Collaborate with them as necessary and finally, we like to Celebrate all cultures, especially Indian culture, through fun events such as Diwali, Holi, Garba, and seasonal Holiday Parties where the whole community is invited to participate.
Chennai Relief Fund
We are collecting donations to help people affected by rains in Chennai. It has been reported that affected areas have urgent needs of food, water, medicine, and shelter. At this juncture any and every bit of help will go a long way. A paypal button page has been set up for your convenience on our website. Please click here to donate. 100% of your donation is tax deductible. You can also donate by cash or check, payable to IWA, and mail to 710 Noble Court, West Lafayette. Thank you for your generosity and support!
- To advertise in the annual Sanskriti,buy tickets, or sponsor Celebration of India/Diwali 2015 click here COI 2015
Watch IWA members Aparna Puri and Seema Mattoo talk about the 6th Annual Celebration of India on WLFI television! Click here
Celebration of India 2015Friends, you are all in for a treat at our 6th annual COI with rocking performances by the immensely talented singers Rik Basu (of Saregamapa fame) and Meghna Rajaram. Accompanied by Partho Chakravarty, a brilliant young musician..